Rachel Mabry, Development Director, joined the George W. Bush Presidential Center in March 2011. As a member of the development team, Mabry is responsible for strategy development and fundraising activities in North Texas.
Previously she served as the deputy finance director for U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison’s gubernatorial campaign, where she was responsible for fund-raising efforts in Central, West, and South Texas. Prior to joining Senator Hutchison’s campaign, Mabry served as the event manager at the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) in Washington, D.C., under Chairman Tom Cole. In this role she planned and executed all fund-raising and fulfillment events during the 2007–2008 Congressional cycle.
Prior to joining the NRCC, Mabry served as a staff assistant at Valente & Associates, a Washington-based government affairs firm. While living in D.C. she was active in Republican politics, volunteering for the Republican National Committee’s 72-Hour Program and numerous other campaign efforts. Mabry began her political career interning for Texas State Representative Tony Goolsby in the summer of 2003.
Mabry was born and raised in Dallas and is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in international studies.